70

The New York Times

By Dana Stevens
Young viewers seduced by the trashy flash of "The Mummy" and "The Mummy Returns" will be able to glimpse a vanished reality richer, stranger and bigger than all of the special effects in Hollywood.
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
An oversized National Georgraphic special whose images of the Nile and Egyptian ruins are absolutely breathtaking on the oversized IMAX screen.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
A very elegant and fit-looking Omar Sharif appears as the on-screen narrator and Kate Maberly ("The Secret Garden") plays his granddaughter in a framing story.
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Everyone will be awed by the swooping shots and sweeping vistas -- the stuff IMAX really does know how to do right.
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53 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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